Austria: How to Finance Future Innovations

Politics ♦ Published: April 9, 2013; 18:30 ♦ (Vindobona)

„Austria’s Future Needs Innovation” was the title of a discussion organized by the Research Council, the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) and the Federation of Austrian Industries (IV).

Austria: How to Finance Future Innovations / Picture: © IV / Günther Peroutka

Innovation needs to be financed. But how? Which state reforms could have such far-reaching impact it provides enough margins for investments in the future? These were the main questions. The Council for research and technological development has together with the Federation of Austrian Industries, the former Swedish Prime Minister Persson and Austrian experts invited to highlight…